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PBS
Sep 3, 2010 7:00pm PDT
much of a challenge it's been for us. >> reporter: experts in manufacturing, like jerry jasinowski, aren't surprised. he estimates one fifth of the nation's unemployment problem is structural, meaning there's a mismatch between what people can do and what the economy needs them to do. >> all of this talk about short- term stimulus, even with the good ideas that are sometimes laid out, misses the point that there is not a short-term fix to this high unemployment problem. we are in a new slower growth economy with higher unemployment, and we are going to have to invest a lot more in skill training. >> reporter: but greenblatt's strategy is to keep costs low, move fast and deliver high quality. that's how he beats china. to do that, he says, he needs workers right now. so why don't you just train them, isn't that the solution? >> : that's a good strategy, the problem is that we're lean. and when you're lean, you don't have a lot of people who are around who have free time to train. >> reporter: other employers we spoke with say some jobs are hard to fill, but for different reasons. so
PBS
Sep 3, 2010 5:30pm PDT
so use it as directed and expect to be respected ♪ - ♪ just turn it on and you will see ♪ ♪ that you belong in the company! ♪ ♪ feel the power! - ♪ oh, feel the power! - ♪ feel the power! - ♪ yo! and plug it in! - ♪ plug it in, everybody! - ♪ electric company! ♪ electric company! ♪ electric company! - ♪ electric company! - [sighs] you guys, i have to find that parrot. he can be in danger. so could my reputation as a responsible pet-sitter. - maybe he was kidnapped by a collector of rare birds. - except, from what i read, african greys aren't rare. they're a very common housepet. - maybe he flew down south. maybe we should just be searching downtown. - i don't think pet parrots migrate. - hold on. maybe i could pick up some clues. - there's nothing more impressive than a kid cleaning bird poo. take it away, jess. oh! [squawking and laughing] - there! you heard that sound. - it sounds like a bird squawking. - that squawking is the african grey's mating call. that's what we heard out the window just before t.d. flew away. - oh, maybe t.d. has a girlfriend. - play
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